Christine’s Place seeks to be a safe and confidential place where individuals and families can find information, support, and hope related to pregnancy, parenting, sexuality, and abortion recovery in a loving, life-affirming atmosphere.
The vision of Christine’s Place is to be known and embraced by our community as a centre of hope, healing and restoration for individuals and families.
Our Core Values
We believe in unconditional love, acceptance, respect, and confidentiality
We believe each person has the right and responsibility to make well informed decisions about their personal life choices
We believe in the importance of the family unit and want to facilitate and create an environment where families can be strengthened and restored.
We believe in the power of reconciliation and healing
We believe in the sanctity of human life
As a faith-based organization we strive to support the most vulnerable in our midst
Our services are available to anyone, regardless of race, religion or values
Our Commitment of Care
Christine’s Place is a not-for-profit centre that is committed to helping individuals who are experiencing, or have previously experienced an unplanned pregnancy.
Clients are served without regard to age, race, income, nationality, religious affiliation, disability or other arbitrary circumstances.
Clients are treated with kindness, compassion and in a caring manner.
Clients always receive honest and open answers.
Client pregnancy tests are distributed and administered in accordance with all applicable laws.
Client information is held in strict and absolute confidence. Client information is disclosed only as required by law and when necessary to protect the client or others against imminent harm.
Clients receive accurate information about pregnancy, fetal development, lifestyle issues and related concerns.
We do not offer, recommend or refer for abortions or abortifacients, but we are committed to offering accurate information about abortion procedures and risks.
All of our advertising and communications are truthful and honest and accurately describe the services we offer.
All of our staff and volunteers receive proper training to uphold these standards.
Adopted from the Canadian Association of Pregnancy Support Services